Two mutton white jade carvings 18th century
Lot 4
Two muttonfat white jade carvings 18th century
Sold for £4,560 (US$ 7,664) inc. premium
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Jade Carvings

The Property of the late Dr Stanislaw Mohr
Mostly purchased in London in the 1960's
Two muttonfat white jade carvings
18th century
Comprising: a leaf with its edges folded over, carved in high relief, the interior with two squirrels and a covering of fruit, wood stand, 7cm (2 3/4in) long; the other also carved in high relief with three silkworms on a branch with four hanging peaches, wood stand, 5.5cm (2 1/4in) long.
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Footnotes

  • Provenance: The leaf purchased from W. Barrett and Son Ltd, London, 28 April 1962, the carving of three silk worms from William Clayton Limited, London, 11 April 1963.
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